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Speech Pathologist – Private Practice

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A Speech Pathologist is sought to join an expanding and highly reputable private practice in Newcastle.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated therapist with experience in Paediatrics and/or working with children (desirable but not essential). They will possess:

  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to independently assess and treat children from 2 years to 18 years.

The caseload includes children with Sensory Processing Disorders, ADHD, ASD, learning difficulties, motor coordination challenges, and other developmental, learning, and behavioural difficulties.

Full and part-time options available, including Telehealth. Hours/days of work and salary will be negotiable dependent on set levels of experience. Short-term contracts are available for Working Holiday Visa holders.


  • Above Award Salary
  • Relocation Allowance/Rent Assistance
  • Company Car
  • Phone & Laptop
  • Annual Professional Development allowance
  • Fantastic team and culture
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Travel Allowance
  • Regular social & team building events
  • Regular, ongoing supervision (both formal & informal).
  • Case Conference Meetings
  • Flexible working arrangements

Selection Criteria

  • Recognised degree in Speech Pathology
  • Willingness to be on the road
  • Certified Practicing Speech Pathology status (CPSP) with Speech Pathology Australia
  • Current First Aid Certification
  • Current working with children check
  • Current driver’s license and use of own car where required.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional education.
  • Specific experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders & Sensory Processing Disorders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with therapists, parents, teachers and children
  • Eligible to work permanently in Australia

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